We’re proud to welcome sanctuary seekers and refugees to our city and district and offer them every opportunity to share in and contribute to the life of our communities.
- To promote and encourage the inclusion of refugees and sanctuary seekers across the Wakefield District.
- To inspire people to make Wakefield City and District a place of welcome, friendship and sanctuary
- To encourage and support local communities, voluntary groups and faith communities and organisations to welcome and assist sanctuary seekers and refugees.
- To publicise and celebrate the contribution that sanctuary seekers and refuges make to their local communities, our society and culture.
- To challenge hostilities and discrimination levelled against sanctuary seekers and refugees.